Documentary Movies

Migrant Trajectories

This page contains narrative mapping applications that describe the journey of migrants. From 2014 to 2016, about 800,000 people—mainly Syrians, Iraqis and Afghans—took the Balkan route, hoping to find refuge in Europe, especially in Germany. Described as a “migrant crisis”, this historical migration was above all a human tragedy that left its mark on its …

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Migration & COVID-19

The Spring of 2020 was marked by new and troubling policies taken to contain the COVID-19 pandemic. Borders closed down; distinctions were made between admissible and non-admissible travellers at airports; complete entry bans were imposed on people from certain countries or areas impacted by the disease; and asylum seekers were stopped at the Canada-US border. …